16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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Drive to Laguindingan Airport, Fly to Helsinki Vantaa Airport
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Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly
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Akaslompolo
— 8 nights
Drive
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Rovaniemi
— 5 nights
Fly

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Helsinki

Daughter of the Baltic

Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
On the 4th (Mon), stop by Taiga Colors, browse the eclectic array of goods at Old Market Hall, wander the streets of Katajanokka, then step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Kamppi Shopping Centre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Nuuksio National Park.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Helsinki online trip maker.

Awao, Philippines to Helsinki is an approximately 28-hour combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Awao to Helsinki. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Awao in January, with highs in Helsinki at -3°C and lows at -9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Shopping · Neighborhoods

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Nuuksio National Park ©
National Park
Nuuksio National Park
4.7
Old Market Hall ©
Flea Market
Old Market Hall
4.2

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nights
Akaslompolo

You've now added Yllas Ski Resort to your itinerary. Escape the urban bustle at Elan Ski Shop & Rental and Levi Ski Resort.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Akaslompolo trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Akaslompolo takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Helsinki in January, with highs in Akaslompolo at -11°C and lows at -22°C. On the 13th (Wed), you're off to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Trails

Side Trips

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Levi Ski Resort ©
Biking Trail
Levi Ski Resort
4.4
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Ski Area
Yllas Ski Resort
4.1

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nights
Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Escape the urban bustle at Safaris and Syvasenvaara Fell. Head to LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier and Museum - Gallery Alariestofor some retail therapy. Step out of Rovaniemi to go to Luosto and see Amethyst Mine Lapland, which is approximately 1h 35 min away. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa, hit the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy, and buy something for everyone on your list at Arctic Circle Mall.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi journey tool.

Drive from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Akaslompolo in January since evenings lows in Rovaniemi dip to -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Fun & Games

Side Trips

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Must see
Safaris
4.4
Arktikum ©
History Museum
Arktikum
4.1

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